The incumbent president, His Excellency John Dramani Mahama has won the 2012 Ghana presidential election, for a four year term. He acquired 5,574,761 making 50.70% of total valid votes cast. He will be sworn in as the president of the republic in January 7, 2013 to begin his four year term.

The details of the results are below.

 

National Results Of The 2012 General Elections

Candidate

Party

Number Of Votes

Percentage %

John Dramani Mahama

NDC

5574761

50.70

Dr Henry Lartey

GCPP

38223

0.35

Nana Addo Dankwa

NPP

5248898

47.74

Papa Kwasi Nduom

PPP

64362

0.59

Kwasi Addai

UFP

8877

0.08

Hassan Ayariga

PNC

24617

0.22

Dr Adu Sakara

CPP

20323

0.18

Jacob Osei

INDEPENDENT

15201

0.14

Rejected Ballots

251720

Total

11246982